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Family Friendly - Monarch Four Seasons Chalet

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Winters are cozy, and just 3 miles from Monarch Ski Area.

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Last updated: 05/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Monarch Four Seasons Chalet is the get-away for our family of 5 from Texas! We love the historic mining town of Garfield, CO (also known as Monarch) and we love the year around activities of the San Isabel National Forest that surrounds it. Monarch Mountain Ski Area is only 3 miles away but in addition to skiing, the winter offers snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Summers are filled with mountain biking the Monarch Crest Trail (rated one of the top ten mountain bike trails in the nation), hiking to pristine mountain lakes right from our front door, whitewater rafting in the Arkansas River, panning for gold or rock-hounding at nearby sites. Walk to the Monarch Mountain Lodge for a great meal or a soak in the hot tub ($4/day).

Sleeping arrangements include Queen size beds in the two bedrooms, a 3rd level loft with two Queen beds in separate areas, and two bathrooms. The sofa bed in living area is also a Queen. All linens and towels are provided. Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, Direct TV, wireless internet, DVD/VCR player, telephone with free long distance, a large deck with log chairs, washer and dryer, and family style games for your enjoyment. There is no outdoor grill. Cell service is spotty - long distance calls are free.

Rates are based on 8 people. Add $25/nt per person over 8 people - 10 max. Two night minimum stay except holidays and spring break when there is a 4 night minimum. Local sales and lodging taxes will be added. Rental agreements must be signed and returned by email or mail at time of reservation.

Cancellation Policy A reservation may be cancelled more than 30 days prior to check-in but may be subject to a $75 cancellation fee. Sorry, no refunds will be given for reservations cancelled less than 30 days prior to check-in unless the unit can be re-rented for the same dates, or, in some cases at manager's discretion, you move your reservation to another date.

Key words: Monarch, skiing, chalet, cabin, family, kids, whitewater rafting, mountain climbing, hiking, mountains, Garfield, mining towns, bicycling, mountain biking, horseback riding.



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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    There are baby gates available for the stairs, if needed....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Opens up to a large deck with mountain views...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Loft: 2 queen

    This is a CLOSED loft on the top floor. ...moreless

  • Living area: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size pull out sofa in living room....moreless

  • The closed loft on the third floor is great for the kids to sleep while the adults continue to entertain on the first floor. Little noise transfer. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub

    This bathroom is small with a deep clawfoot tub. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large bathroom on second floor. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Several books available on the Monarch area and things to do....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Big table with more leaves behind fridge and benches and chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Each room has it's own electric heat with thermostat for more comfort....moreless

  • Internet:

    Bring your own computer or device for wifi with dish network. ...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Cable & flat screen tv is provided. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Room for 2-3 vehicles parked in front of the house....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Cell phones rarely work but a land line is provided....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Small stack-able washer and dryer. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    All dishes, linens, pots/pans....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    A few spices, sugar, flour, salt/pepper & coffee filters are provided....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck facing south with mountain views...moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
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$240
$1,440 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
  • Tax Rate 6.8%

Notes:

Rates are subject to approval.

For stays less than 3 nights, there is a cleaning fee of $100 added to the total amount.

Rates are based on 8 persons: Additional occupancy rate of $25/person, up to 10 occupants.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 05/12/2015
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Location

123 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs International Airport
12 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Salida
19 Miles
Nearest Golf
Salida Golf Course
Monarch
Nearest Motorway
Highway 50
12 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Salida
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
Monarch Ski Resort

Car: Necessary

Skiing is only one activity in the area. Summers are a constant buzz of activity including horseback riding, whitewater rafting, hiking, mountain climbing, rock hounding, relaxing in a hot springs, bicycle riding, mountain bike riding and strolling the quiet streets of Salida to view local artists and eat local meals.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Our family is very active year-round in Texas, but we love spending ski vacations, and summers in Monarch! There is so much to do and we keep finding out more!

Why the Owner Chose Monarch:
We bought in Monarch for the ease of getting to Monarch Ski Resort but we quickly discovered all the wonderful activities during the summer as well.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Cooking all our own meals at the house makes traveling with kids so much simpler. We just stop at the grocery store on our way, then just sit back and enjoy the fun!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Winters are cozy, and just 3 miles from Monarch Ski Area.

    Winters are cozy, and just 3 miles from Monarch Ski Area.

  • Dining area now has benches to seat up to 10 people.

    Dining area now has benches to seat up to 10 people.

  • Two full baths, one with deep tub, the other is large with shower/tub.

    Two full baths, one with deep tub, the other is large with shower/tub.

  • Two balconies face south for soaking up that warm sun.

    Two balconies face south for soaking up that warm sun.

  • Queen size bed in loft. Door opens onto balcony.

    Queen size bed in loft. Door opens onto balcony.

  • View from balcony.

    View from balcony.

  • Summer offers so many activities you will want to return year after year.

    Summer offers so many activities you will want to return year after year.

  • Living area with lots of family games available.

    Living area with lots of family games available.

  • Kitchen has everything you need except groceries.

    Kitchen has everything you need except groceries.

  • Master bedroom opens onto a large balcony with mountain views.

    Master bedroom opens onto a large balcony with mountain views.

  • Second bedroom with queen bed.

    Second bedroom with queen bed.

  • Another queen bed separated by stairs and a half wall.

    Another queen bed separated by stairs and a half wall.

  • Professional bike racing on Highway 50 just behind our house.

    Professional bike racing on Highway 50 just behind our house.

VRBO #226454

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Date last modified - Saturday, May 23, 2015

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/12/2015
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